Sacred Ritual

The Sacred Transition of Light

by shannvanderleek on December 20, 2016

Designed by Ddraw – Happy Holydays and Blessed Solstice! The transition of light is always meaningful, no matter what tradition you celebrate. I am celebrating the return to light in the northern hemisphere by reflecting on how much I’ve grown in the last year, by identifying what no longer serves me, and by setting […]

Honor Your Soul with Sacred Ritual

by shannvanderleek on October 6, 2013

You can infuse more peace and tranquility in your life by practicing sacred rituals to connect with your beautiful soul. The practice and experience of sacred ritual is an anchor of many spiritual traditions. Ritual helps us honor, heal, and work with our personal energy. A ritual is defined as an intentional activity performed at a […]

Out From Behind This Mask

by shannvanderleek on June 27, 2012

In preparation for a Wise Women’s healing weekend, my mentor Mari suggested that I create a mask to represent (help me identify) what might be in the way of sharing the Transformation Goddess Experience  in a much bigger way. I’ve never made a mask, so I decided it would be fun to see what I […]

The Healing Power of a Sweat

by shannvanderleek on June 12, 2012

My friend Jenn Moon turned me on to the  healing power of a sweat lodge. In the Summer of 2010 I joined Jenn to experience my first sweat and the alchemy of a lodge pouring ceremony. A new dance chief would be pouring her first lodge and Jennifer was assembling an intimate group to honor her first […]

Healing Sacred Feminine Rituals

by shannvanderleek on June 8, 2012

In this short video I share some of my favorite sacred feminine rituals. How do you infuse sacred ritual into your Goddess life?